Tag Archives: Colin Firth

10 TV Shows That Explain British Culture

British life – from the bassinet to the crematorium –  has been dissected, examined and reflected back through the prism of the TV since the earliest, pre-war transmissions from Alexandra Palace in London. And for a small island, ...

‘Bridget Jones’ Fans, Do Not Read This Story

There’s no easy way to say this, and actually if you’re the kind of person who hates a spoiler, maybe it is for the best that you don’t read it.

Colin Firth And Hugh Bonneville To Star In ‘Paddington Bear’ Movie

It’s hard to be sure that this news, which is impossibly exciting for British people of a certain age and mental attitude, will have quite the same resonance all the way over there, but here goes, from the beginning:

WATCH: Colin Firth In The Trailer For ‘The Railway Man’

Did anyone else get the impression that Colin Firth had gone missing for a bit there? It seemed as if he was everywhere for a while, The King’s Speech and the ensuing award attention, all that stuff, and then suddenly it all went ...

Brits with Birthdays: Prince Harry and Other Hottie Hunks Take the Cake

Some weeks, it just rains men in drenched ol’ England. This week is one, with an outstanding example of British beefcake celebrating his birthday almost every day of the week.

Brit Binge Watching: Five Pieces Set in Scotland You Can View Online

As you may have heard, Scotsman Peter Capaldi has been cast as the Twelfth Doctor on Doctor Who. Let’s give him a proper welcome by celebrating some outstanding films and TV programs set in Scotland.

WATCH: Keri Russel Heads to ‘Austenland’ to Find Her Mr. Darcy

Keri Russell (The Americans) takes life into her own hands in the film adaptation of Shannon Hale’s novel Austenland. Russell’s character, Jane Hayes, is a 30-something New Yorker who is “secretly” consumed with the BBC ...

Gigantic Mr. Darcy Invades London

Poor London. Not only has it had to suffer innumerable attacks from alien hordes, futuristic terrorists and those rotten Daleks, now the historic rafters are about to be torn up and the foundations churned by a massive Colin Firth as ...

New ‘Bridget Jones’ Title Revealed with Excerpt

It was announced in February, 2013 that author Helen Fielding will write a third book revolving around the neurotic and unlucky in love Bridget Jones, which will be released in November, 2013.

Colin Firth to Star in Woody Allen Film

In more casting news, Colin Firth (The King’s Speech) and Emma Stone (The Amazing Spider-Man) are both confirmed to star in Woody Allen’s next project, reports The Hollywood Reporter.